WIEpanel

OPC’s staff and associates have operated in over 50 countries throughout the world for all the majors and large independents, as well as for an ever-increasing selection of small to medium-sized operators.  Our key people include the following:

UK

Piers Johnson, Managing Director

Piers is an experienced petroleum engineer with 30 years’ experience. He holds a B.Sc.(Hons) degree in Mechanical Engineering from Nottingham University, and is a Chartered Engineer...

Barry Shaw, Chief Operating Officer

After obtaining a Geology degree from Durham University, Barry trained and qualified as a chartered accountant in London with Coopers & Lybrand. Since then he has...

Ian Hancock, Technical Lead

Ian Hancock is the Lead Engineer within OPC’s London Technical Team and has extensive practical and theoretical reservoir and petroleum engineering knowledge gained through working on...

Chris Bayly, Training Manager

Chris has been with OPC since 2004 when he joined as a Petroleum Engineer in our Technical Services division. In 2011 Chris was appointed as Middle...

USA

Bill Roberts, President, OPC USA

Bill is a reservoir engineer with over 32 years’ broad-based international experience in well testing, reservoir simulation, petrophysics, reserves estimation, prospect evaluation, field development and training....

Middle East

Kazakhstan

Nigeria

Wale Lawal, Manager OPC Nigeria

Wale holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from the prestigious University of Ibadan and has over 15 years’ experience in the industry. He has specific expertise in...